Posts for Toddlers to Teens

Pippi Longstocking

Toddlers to Teens February 24, 2020

I had to raise myself, she might saynot in a disparaging or contemptuous waybut with her inimitable braided delight.How fun…

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Family Tree

Toddlers to Teens February 24, 2020

The neighbors kindly do not mention the raw intimacyof our bushes. The two shrub clumps were meant to marklimits, to…

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Piecework

Toddlers to Teens February 24, 2020

This is the taskI’ve set myselfwith a rainbowof fat quarters—those sections of fabric cut wide for quilters —and yardsof muslin,steady…

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A Working Mother’s Distress

Toddlers to Teens February 24, 2020

I bend down to kiss her rose petal cheeksbefore I pick up my handbag and laptop on my way to…

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